Skillsoft Blog

Learning at Work Week

By Kevin Young

In the UK it’s Learning at Work Week (18th – 24th May). This important annual awareness campaign puts a welcome spotlight on the importance and benefits of learning and development.

It perhaps goes without saying, that working at an organisation like Skillsoft I’m passionate about an inclusive approach to L&D and supporting opportunities for all employees to learn.Read more

Skillsoft Global Compliance Solutions Gives Back

By Norman Ford

The compliance team loves to give back. After Skillsoft’s annual Global Sales Meeting (GSM), our Knoxville team hosted a similar event to recap and align for the coming year. As part of this event, we pooled our resources and donated a couple hours of our time to a very important charity in our area.Read more

Enter the Dragon: 2015 Skillsoft Perspectives EMEA

By Kevin Young

It might be cold outside, but don’t despair – because we’re getting ready to turn up the heat with an event designed to take learning and development at your organisation to new heights.

This June, 2015 Skillsoft Perspectives EMEA comes to town.Read more

6 Ways to Ease into the New UK Care Certificate Standards

By Eugene Van Biert 

The Care Certificate, due to be rolled out across the UK this April, now looms large in the minds of all care providers.

Whether in a hospital setting, or residential or domiciliary care, the certificate is intended to provide employees with an essential understanding of the basic building blocks of care, as well as the skills required to deliver it on the frontline.Read more

Skillsoft Global Compliance Solutions – State of the Union

By Eugene Van Biert

At Skillsoft, learning is not only what we do; rather, it’s what we’re all about! As a pioneer in the field of learning, Skillsoft has long-pursued the vision of improving the performance of our clients by improving the performance of their people.Read more

Investing in Employee Development to Support Exponential Growth

By Kelley Noblet

In 2013, UST Global was facing an enviable dilemma. The leading provider of end-to-end IT solutions was growing at an exponential rate—48%, to be specific—and in order to continue empowering its ever-expanding employee base with the skills required to succeed in a demanding industry, it needed to greatly expand its portfolio of innovative, on-demand learning solutions.Read more

Getting At-Risk Kids Excited About Learning: A Skillsoft Team Building Event

Kelley_Noblet_croppedLast week, Skillsoft employees from around the world gathered at the annual Global Sales Meeting in Orlando, Fla. The event was an engaging opportunity for people from Skillsoft and SumTotal to share insights on the combined company’s vision of putting people at the center of learning and talent management.Read more